801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2021
151-200 th
Young University Rankings 2017
151-200 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
The Crescent, Salford, Greater Manchester, M5 4WT, United Kingdom

Property and Real Estate with Foundation Year - University of Salford

Global property markets are full of confidence and change. Smart megacities, urban migration and increasingly connected technologies, are encouraging developers and investors to continuously reshape their ambitions. Prepare for a rewarding career in this fast-paced sector with a professionally accredited BSc Property and Real-Estate with Foundation Year degree. Salford is ranked in the World’s Top 100 centres for Architecture and Built Environment study (QS, 2018). Led by industry experts, our Property and Real-Estate course blends academic theory and practical application to equip you with a specialised industry skillset. Accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), we focus your learning on the highest professional standards. Drawing from a range of built environment disciplines, including surveying, construction and management, our course provides a comprehensive knowledge base. You’ll study property development as an industrial, financial and socio-political process. You’ll learn how value is created, and understand economic drivers and ethical practices. You’ll build specific skills in valuation, development, investment and management. Mirroring the collaborative nature of the global property market, you’ll complete projects and problem-solving activities with students from our other built environment courses. We‘ll also encourage you to take a placement year to apply what you’ve learnt and enhance your professional and technical skills. The Foundation Year of the four-year programme provides you with understanding of the key subjects in built environment practice to meet the prerequisites for studying a full degree course. Learning focuses on effective communication and study skills combined with built environment specific teaching. You will be introduced to theories and concepts in buildings, construction and surveying. On completion of the Foundation Year, you will progress on to year one of your selected degree for the remaining three years of your studies. Learning takes place in our Peel Park campus at heart of the Manchester city-region, one of the largest property and real-estate markets outside of London. The unprecedented volume of commercial, residential and infrastructure developments on our doorstep highlights the opportunities and industry connections available to you once you graduate. **Features** - Acquire the skills and knowledge so you're ready to study for the full BSc (Hons) Property and Real-Estate degree - Gain knowledge of the economic, legal, technical and managerial elements that drive the property and real estate sector - Learn the principles of investment and the creation of value. You’ll develop property asset management techniques and explore contemporary valuation practice - Build key skills in valuation, development, investment and management - Develop practical and entrepreneurial skills needed to thrive in the property development industry

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time including foundation year
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,SalfordUnited Kingdom